Petrel Group Success Stories

Petrel Success Stories

December 9


CEO Mr Pillay and the other investors took over Petrel Engineering.
February 27

Vacuuming South Africa

Vacuum Tanks for Vacjet Vacjet, a leader in the vacuum tanker industry, recently commissioned Petrel Engineering for the fabrication and installation of 24 vacuum tanks, mounting frames, and accessories for..Read More
September 26

Halley VI Research Station – Manufactured By Petrel Engineering

Halley VI Research Station – Manufactured By Petrel Engineering Cape Town based Petrel Engineering, a subsidiary of The Elgin Group, manufactured the Halley VI Research Station – specifically designed and..Read More
November 8


Transnet Port Terminal award for Excellence in engineering
October 1

Kraaifontein Integrated Waste Management Facility

Kraaifontein Integrated Waste Management Facility At a site in Kraaifontein, in the Cape Town Metropole, just off the N1, is the first integrated waste management facility of its kind in..Read More
March 23


ABSA Cape Chamber Commerce Western Cape exporter of the year finalist
August 10

Local company to design, manufacture new refractory relining

Design and manufactured new refractory relining for RHI Technologies Engineering company, Petrel Engineering, of Cape Town has developed and manufactured sophisticated refractory refining machines, or terminators, for RHI Technologies, an..Read More
June 26


Engineering Week’s/Engineering Association’s Outstanding Manufacturers Award
April 26


Argus/CCI Exporter of the Year Award and SEIFSA Trophy
August 9

Petrel Was Established in 1947

Petrel Engineering was founded in 1947. Initially, the company focused on general engineering work from the Bo-Kaap area of Cape Town, where the first workshop was located. By the 1950s..Read More